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A Portrait of a Market in India Run Solely by Women

At the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, with travel restrictions in place worldwide, we launched a new series — The World Through a Lens — in which photojournalists help transport you, virtually, to some of our planet’s most beautiful and intriguing places. This week, Trishna Mohanty shares a collection of images from Imphal, the capital city of Manipur.


Barely five feet tall and hunched over, Anjana Devi, who is in her 80s, bellows instructions at two men as they unload crates of fruits from a mini truck. All around her, hundreds of women — most of whom are over 60 — mirror her actions. Farm-fresh produce surrounds them. The air is full of heady aromas: incense and fermented fish, jasmine buds and pungent spices.

Every shopkeeper in sight is a woman. Collectively, around 5,000 of them here in the Indian state of Manipur constitute one of the largest markets run

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Las Vegas Photographer Christian Purdie Guides Tourists Through Las Vegas Boulevard for Fashion Portrait Photography Sessions

There’s only one street in the country that you can shoot in front of a pirate ship, the Eiffel Tower and the Statue of Liberty in one photo session, but more than that, Christian helps his clients with small unique locations that are just out of the way of the crowds and still maintains the awesome backdrop of the strip.

Las Vegas Photographer Christian Purdie Guides Tourists Through Las Vegas Boulevard for Fashion Portrait Photography Sessions

Las Vegas, NV, October 02, 2020 –(PR.com)– Las Vegas Blvd. is not only the busiest street in the United States it’s one of the busiest streets in the world. People from all over the planet migrate into “Sin City” and unwind, party, gamble, drink and let go of their daily lives. Las Vegas photographer Christian Purdie guides his non-local clients that are looking for an individual portrait or fashion photography session through the ins-and-outs of the Las Vegas strip creating unique photographs to help clients capture their time in Las

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